TENNIS: Social Doubles 9 – 11am with morning tea, Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club, Fitzherbert Ave next to PNGHS. Members free, casual fees $5. Contact Jenny 354 6271. MENZSHEDMANAWATU: Community woodworking workshop mainly for older men. Work on your own, or group community project. Mangaone Park, Racecourse Rd, Thursdays and Tuesdays 9am-2pm. New members welcome. Contact David 357 4045. HEARING HELP: Independent support for the hearing impaired. Ear wax removal by micro-suction, Hearing Association Manawatu, 435 Church St, 9am-3pm. Contact Helen 357 8708. TINY YS: Active Play for preschoolers, soft gym activities. Public sessions, Park Rd 9.30am-11.30am, also Friday, Monday and Wednesday. (termtime), $5 entry. Contact Amber 358 8921. PLUNKET: Ashhurst Coffee Group, 63 Cambridge St, Ashhurst. Under 1s Coffee Group, Family Centre, 42 Albert St. Multicultural Coffee Group, Roslyn Plunket Rooms, 177 Vogel St. All 9.30am-11.30am. Contact Helen 351 6509. LITTLE GROOVERS: Music and movement for pre-school children and their parents/caregivers, 9.30am-noon, yellow gate, St David’s, opposite Memorial Park, Main St. MOE approved. Koha/donations. Contact 358 1964. MANAWATU TOY LIBRARY: Open Thursdays, Saturdays & Mondays 9.30am-12.30pm for parents, grandparents, schools, ECE centres, in-home caregivers and recreation co-ordinators. [Termtime until September 26.)Visit the library, 51 Amberley Ave to enrol. Contact 027 364 6911 or manawatutoylibrary.org FINDINGWORK!: CAP (Christians Against Poverty) Job Club, helps equip and support jobless people back into paid work. Free, one on one coaching, CV writing, interview skills and a supportive community, 9.30am – 1pm, All Saints on The Square Community Centre, 338 Church St. Contact 0508 227 222. MAINLY MUSIC: Christian Community Church, 54 Pascal St (termtime), 10am. Musical fun for pre-schoolers followed by morning tea & play. $3 per family, first visit free. Contact 357 8925.
AGLOW: Hear Lesley Fail, Thursday, July 30, 10am, Bridge Club Rooms, corner of Cook and Cuba streets. Contact Jennifer 356 1891. INNER SMILE: Tai Chi Club, Thursdays and Mondays 10am-11am, Wednesdays 5.30pm-6.30 pm, Senior Citizens Club Rooms, Main St. No charge first session. Contact Terry 358 8253. JUSTICE of the PEACE: Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, 10.30am-12.30pm. NEWPARENTS Coffee Group: Community Birth Services, Level 2, Westside Chambers, 151 The Square, 11.30am-1.30pm. Contact 354 6455. SENIOR CITIZENS Assn: 309 Main St, play cards (500), 1pm Thursdays and Wednesdays ($1 entry, $10 annual subs). All welcome. MANAWATU PETANQUE Club: 1pm for 1.30pm start, and Sundays at 1pm for 1.30pm start, 74 North St. Tuition given. Contact David 354 2632 or Keith 354 4880. AIKIDO ACADEMY: 7.30pm-9pm, 10 Downing St, Thursday and Tuesday. Friendly, suitable for all ages. Contact Steve 356 9751, Pete 353 8227 or see www.aikidoacademy.co.nz BRASS BAND: Rehearsals Thursdays and Mondays 7.30pm9.30pm, Palmerston North Brass 57 Totara Rd, Awapuni. Contact David Maas 021 455 327. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: St Mark’s Presbyterian Church Hall, 117 College St, PN, 8pm. Contact 022 038 0220 or 0800 AAWORKS.